Famous Births and Deaths on this day in history
1976 – Nicky Morgan
Nicholas Morgan is an English former footballer who played in the Football League for Bournemouth, Bristol City, Exeter City, Portsmouth, Stoke City and West Ham United.
Morgan began his career with his local side West Ham United where he made fleeting appearances and also had time on loan at Dutch side FC Den Haag. With chances limited at West Ham, Morgan joined Portsmouth where he enjoyed to most success in his career. He spent five seasons at Fratton Park where he made 109 appearances scoring 35 goals. He joined Stoke City where he scored 26 goals in 104 games in four seasons before playing for Bristol City for four years. After scoring 29 goals in 89 games for the “Robins” he played for Bournemouth and then Exeter City and retired in 1994.
Morgan played 109 times for Portsmouth scoring 36 goals between 1983 – 1986
1979 – Guy Butters
Guy Butters is a former football manager and professional footballer, currently assistant manager with Conference South side Eastleigh after leaving his role as manager at Winchester City. Butters took over at Winchester City in the Wessex League, having been appointed to replace Glenn Cockerill in September 2010.
Butters played 187 times for Portsmouth scoring 7 goals between 1990 – 1996